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Drawing, Study for "Mercy's Dream", 1841

This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington. It is dated 1841 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is graphite, white chalk support: cream wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

29.3 x 21.7 cm (11 9/16 x 8 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: A scroll and twig design

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for "Mercy's Dream", 1841; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); USA; graphite, white chalk support: cream wove paper; 29.3 x 21.7 cm (11 9/16 x 8 9/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-128

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